Technology is certainly not only enabling the requirements of transparency, it is also leveling the field as far as investors are concerned, making broker-shopping easy, argues Irene Aldridge.
If you could vote, would you vote to approve IEX as a new public stock exchange?
May 3, 2016 – The spring rite of job hopping within the financial community is racing along as a bevy of new faces and job titles emerged inside IEX, Goldman Sachs, KCG, TMX Group and other financial powerhouses. Traders presents the top people moves of April 2016.
May 3, 2016 – Two Sigma, based in New York, is regarded as one of the biggest and most sophisticated firms that use technology to make investment decisions.
May 3, 2016 – On of the co-founders of the buyside dark pool announced he was leaving the aspiring stock exchange last week.
May 3, 2016 – Cohen, who started SAC Capital Advisors in 1992, said the business has gotten crowded with too many managers following similar strategies.
May 2, 2016 – The former chief compliance officer of Aberdeen Asset Management will now lead BDO Consultings Regulatory & Compliance mission.
May 2, 2016 – Execution management systems have gained the confidence of buyside traders and may overtake the traditional order management systems that were once the mainstay of a trader's desk.
May 2, 2016 – After telling shareholders that he would offer probably the most important investment lesson in the world, he said Wall Street salesmanship has masked poor returns for years.
May 2, 2016 – By the end of the day, they had seen something revolutionary: U.S. dollars transformed into pure digital assets, able to be used to execute and settle a trade instantly.
Highlights from the Current Issue
Our editors look at the news stories and trends from last year that will have the biggest impact in the coming 12 months. It was a year of eye-popping fines, slipping trading volumes, and new technologies for Bitcoin and more. 2016 will be quite a year.
Bond trader Zachary Chavis of Sage Advisory is trading more with fellow buyside traders than with the traditional broker-dealer counterparties. The reason: deeper liquidity and tighter control.
Like a runaway freight train, blockchain technology is coming to the financial markets, including equities, as soon as early next year.
The U.S. equity markets self-regulatory organizations have created a short list of three finalist firms who will build the much anticipated stock market consolidated audit trail.
The fifth annual Traders awards celebrate the achievements of women in the US capital markets and the stellar work they do as mentors & leaders.
In an exclusive interview with Traders, Overstock.com chief executive officer Patrick Byrne told Traders that the Securities and Exchange Commission has declared Overstocks registration statement covering the issuance of digital securities effective.